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7 Art Groups We Bet You Didn't Know Exist

Just in: the arts scene in Singapore, is definitely not dead . In fact, on the contrary, it’s bustling with events, activities and a sense of purpose.  As Professor Tommy Koh proudly said,...

Docent this make sense? Volunteer to learn more about the Arts, Culture and Heritage!

Always been interested in the Arts and Heritage scene, but have zilch idea on where to find your footing? Why not start with volunteering to get to know the scene better! Two local museum...

Integrating Arts into the Integrated Resorts

Walk into Marina Bay Sands (MBS) and you’re bound to notice the amazing art pieces. And for good reason! This is, after all, where their journey in supporting and advocating accessibility to the...

Superhuman Singaporeans

What if we told you that there are Singaporeans among us, who possess super human powers? They can make the invisible, visible. What’s more, you can be Superhuman too. Who, what, huh? ...

6 Surprising Ways You Can Do Good

Giving can take many forms and can even take you off the beaten path! How about volunteering with a ground-up movement (GUM)? GUMs are different from charities in that they are not registered...

The Legacy of Giving

Singapore – a small country with big dreams – has become one of the most developed cities in the world as a result of leadership, priorities and values. With this same approach, local...

Giving through your Company

This article was first published in Singapore Malay Chamber of Commerce & Industry's June 2016 issue of BizVoice.    The holy month of Ramadan is a spiritual and very personal...

Spread Some Love this Ramadan

You may have read the heart-wrenching story about how a sole breadwinner lost his life in a hit-and-run accident in Johor Baru last month, leaving behind his struggling wife and four young...

Youthful Aspirations

We often hear grumbles of how youth are “selfish” and “materialistic”. But according to our Individual Giving Surveys (2000 to 2014), today’s youth are actually the most socially conscious and...

Volunteering As A Family: Who Truly Receives

This article was first published on  Focus on the Family's blog  in September, 2015.  Donna Cheng is the current Parenting Strategist at Focus on the Family . With a strong...

Company of Good is here!

On 2 June 2016, the National Volunteer & Philanthropy Centre (NVPC), in partnership with the Singapore Business Federation Foundation (SBFF) and supported by the Ministry of Culture, Community...

Be A STAR Volunteer!

The holidays are in and school is out! With the vacation period upon us, there has never been a better time for parents to spend some quality time with their children. How about doing something...

Giving Back this Labour Day

We hear from companies who are showing appreciation to their employees and beneficiaries this Labour Day! “Samsui believes in treating our employees like family and will be organising an...

6 Ways to Thank A Migrant Worker this Labour Day

Migrant workers make up about one-third of our workforce, making important, yet often unnoticed, contributions to our daily lives. From construction sites to restaurants and even our homes, they...

Singapore Dream - A Photography Series

Many immigrants have come from abroad to pursue the Singapore Dream, and in this series of photographs, ‘ Singapore Dream ’ will capture migrant workers in a different light. It contrasts the...

Mother to All

This Mother's Day, we're recognising a special group of mothers - foster mothers! In Singapore, there are currently 377 foster parents, who have opened up their homes and lives to provide a safe...

Good Giving Made Easy

  The National Volunteer & Philanthropy Centre (NVPC) partners with the Singapore Business Federation Foundation to engage companies in better corporate giving, with greater...

An Autism Advocate

Whether it is providing meaningful employment for people with special needs or celebrating the creative abilities of artists with autism, UOB has been giving back to the community by supporting...